As a tourist or as a local – Phnom Penh is a promising city with lots to offer. From historical sights, exquisite eats to sought after hole-in-the-wall shopping adventures, you’re sure to find something that tickles your fancy. As a kingdom with a burgeoning creative scene, Cambodia is known for its high quality fabrics and garment production. In fact, there are over half a million Cambodians working in the said industry, making it the second largest contributor to the local economy.
With an abundance of skill and talent, the Cambodian fabric and garment industry can definitely be propelled into greater heights. With this, ABC Extra Stout, the # 1 Stout in Cambodia brought the first-of-its kind designer and model search in the kingdom. It all started with a purpose – to open doors for opportunities. Essentially, one that would uplift both the fashion and garment industry by bringing together the community in all of Cambodia. ABC Lions of Fashion was brought to life.
“The biggest inspiration for ABC Lions of Fashion is to bring prestige and sophistication to the industry. We want to be a brand that stands for empowering our local artisans, says Golda Gomez, ABC Extra Stout’s brand manager. To make this dream come true, they have partnered with some of the giants in the fashion and garment industry. Among these organizations are the Garment Manufacturers Association of Cambodia (GMAC),